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City/County Digest

October 20, 1999|By From staff reports

In Baltimore City

Redevelopment plans for Memorial Stadium to be discussed today

Plans for redevelopment of the Memorial Stadium property on 33rd Street will be discussed at a forum at noon today at the Johns Hopkins University Downtown Center, Charles and Saratoga streets.

A group headed by Govans Ecumenical Development Corp. has proposed a retirement community with recreational space and a YMCA branch.

Sponsored by the Baltimore Architecture Foundation, the free meeting is open to the public.

Marketing scholarship available to Md. student

A $2,000 college scholarship in the field of marketing education is being offered by the Baltimore chapter of the American Marketing Association to undergraduates enrolled in an accredited college or university in Maryland.

To receive an application and eligibility requirement, contact Leslie Kendrick by e-mail at jklk@erols.com.

The deadline for applications is Nov. 30.

Identity of man fatally shot is still unknown, police say

A man fatally shot in Pigtown in Southern Baltimore late Monday remained unidentified yesterday, with police seeking anyone with information about the incident.

Responding to a report of shots fired in the 1200 block of Carroll St. between Ostend and South Carey streets about 11: 30 p.m. Monday, police found the man lying in the street, bleeding from multiple gunshot wounds.

The man, believed to be in his mid-30s, died at 12: 04 a.m. yesterday at Maryland Shock Trauma Center, police said.

In Baltimore County

Preservation group to battle county officials in croquet

SUDBROOK PARK -- County Executive C. A. Dutch Ruppersberger and the county's Landmarks Preservation Commission have had their differences in the past, but a new battle is shaping up.

Ruppersberger and other county officials will take on members of the commission in the Sudbrook Park Croquet Invitational tournament at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Cliveden Road Triangle.

The event is part of festivities to celebrate Sudbrook's 110th anniversary.

Students invited to enter creative writing contest

TOWSON -- The Baltimore County Commission on the Arts and Sciences is sponsoring a creative writing contest for elementary, middle school and high school students.

Each age group is being asked to write on a different topic. Entries, which must be 500 words or less, are due Dec. 10. Winners will be announced in January.

Information: Doris Patz at 410-486-6048 or the commission office at 410-887-5372.

Park School to hold sessions on organ transplant issues

BROOKLANDVILLE -- Park School alumni, parents, faculty and students will participate in a Brain Thrust event, including 32 learning sessions such as ethical issues involving organ transplants, from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Nov. 14.

Learning sessions at the Brain Thrust will be lead by experts from the Park School community. A registration fee of $20 is required. A complete program listing is available on the school's Web site, http: //www.park.pvt.k12. md.us.

Information: 410-339-4142.

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